Our 10 Favorite DIYs for Thanksgiving Day

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Thanksgiving is finally here! While you're in the kitchen, keep your little ones occupied and having fun with these 10 Thanksgiving DIY projects. These crafts and recipes are perfectly simple for the busy holiday, and bonus: most of the supplies can be found in your crafts closet already.

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Turkey Cupcakes

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Turkey cupcakes are quirky fowl-themed desserts that bring extra cheer to your Thanksgiving meal. Make turkey cupcakes that your kids will want to gobble up.

Make Corn Husk Flowers

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There's more to corn than the sweet yellow kernels. This easy craft project shows you and your kid how to make pretty corn husk flowers using just a few tools.

Turkey Napkin Rings

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Get ready for Thanksgiving by enlisting your child in the preparations! In this activity, you'll work together to create some adorable turkey napkin rings.

Gourd Painting

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Gourd painting is a fun fall activity that makes for perfect Thanksgiving decorations. Try gourd painting with your child for some seasonal fun this autumn.

Craft Corn Harvest Napkin Rings

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Your kindergartener can contribute these beaded napkin rings to your Thanksgiving table...and sneak in some good math patterning practice, too.

Play Pilgrim Dress-Up

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Show your child how to make an adorable Pilgrim bonnet or hat. This is a great arts and crafts activity to do with your child this Thanksgiving.

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Turkey Thanksgiving Place Cards

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These Thanksgiving place cards are a fun turkey-twist on traditional place markers. Make a set of these Thanksgiving place cards with your child this November.

'Handy' Thanksgiving Wreath

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This 'handy' Thanksgiving wreath gets your child to focus on things he's grateful for all year. Create a Thanksgiving wreath with your child this November.

Pilgrim Hat Cookies

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Pilgrim hat cookies are tasty Thanksgiving treats. Make marshmallow pilgrim hat cookies with your child to celebrate the Thanksgiving season.

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